Girls soccer Bees fall to Liverpool

Goal late in first half difference in 1-0 defeat

Action among the top teams in Section III Class AA girls soccer figures to be close and tense all season, something that Baldwinsville already knows.

Area volleyball teams go through opening stretch

Marcellus defeats Westhill; Solvay stops Mexico

In one of the first big girls volleyball contests of the season, defending Section III Class B champion Westhill would take on Solvay Tuesday night, but the Warriors would do so coming off a three-set loss to Marcellus.

Gugel victory highlights cross country openers

J-E hosts Kamikaze Challenge; Marcellus contends at C. Square meet

Just in time, the searing summer heat left, and the area’s high school cross country runners were thankful as they got to compete in various meets on Saturday to get the 2014 season underway.

Boys soccer Northstars face early struggles

C-NS loses twice, ends skid with win over McQuaid

Graduations hit the Cicero-North Syracuse boys soccer team hard, and with a much younger roster, the 2014 season might prove a long learning experience.

Field hockey Northstars, Warriors get underway

Both sides take one-goal defeats to Baldwinsville

A season ago, the Cicero-North Syracuse field hockey team was convinced that a seven-year championship drought was about to end, only to see that frustration continue at the expense of Fayetteville-Manlius in the Section III Class A final.

C-NS cross country sweeps Central Square Invitational

Series of high finishes allow Northstars to get top spot

Each of Cicero-North Syracuse’s cross country teams was ready for the 2014 season to get underway, and proved it by making the short trek to Central Square and winning the Red Hawks’ season-opening invitational meet.

Girls soccer Northstars splits pair of early tests

Defending AA champs inconsistent; Liverpool blanks F-M

Changes, both small and large, surround a Cicero-North Syracuse girls soccer team that went all the way to the state Class AA final four in 2013.

C-NS, Liverpool tennis sides have busy week

Northstars hold off Central Square; Warriors gain wins

It didn’t take long for fickle weather to interrupt the fall sports season – or specifically, the girls tennis showdown between Cicero-North Syracuse and Liverpool.

Field hockey Bees knock off Liverpool, C-NS

Home-field advantage helps B'ville get off to fast start

Much of Baldwinsville’s recent field hockey history involved getting a decent amount of wins, but rarely breaking through against other established powerhouses.

B'ville boys soccer battles to 2-1-1 start

Bees have won six of last seven Class AA sectional titles

Recent Section III Class AA boys soccer history has a lot of red painted on it. Baldwinsville has won or shared six of the last seven sectional championships, a remarkable run that includes just one defeat in 19 sectional contests.

Tennis Bees get big win over Auburn

Match with West Genny postponed after Wildcats end F-M win streak

While the Baldwinsville girls tennis team was in the midst of its hard-fought match against Auburn last Wednesday afternoon, major news broke elsewhere.

B’ville golfers fall twice to West Genesee

Bees undertake busy opening stretch vs. tough league foes

The Baldwinsville boys golf team entered the school-year portion of its schedule with a 2-1 mark, having swept past Central Square and Fayetteville-Manlius at home before going to Camillus on Aug. 29 and taking a 189-198 defeat to the West Genesee Wildcats.

Skaneateles boys soccer claims early wins

Key early battle with defending sectional champ Westhill looms

With just five seniors on its roster, the Skaneateles boys soccer team made it all the way to the Section III Class B title game last fall, only to get stopped by eventual state finalist Westhill.

Girls soccer Lakers take out J-E, Phoenix

Skaneateles hits for 19 goals in easy season-opening wins

At last, the door for the Skaneateles girls soccer team appears swung open. For much of the last three decades, the Lakers have fielded winning sides, able to beat most of its league foes and go deep into Section III Class B tournaments, too.

Skaneateles tennis opens with trio of sweeps

Deep, strong Lakers favored to finish stop OHSL Liberty division

It didn’t take long for the Skaneateles girls tennis team to run into the kind of conditions – high winds, cooler temperatures – that can make fall matches so unpredictable.